What does veranda mean?

Definitions for verandavəˈræn də

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. veranda, verandah, gallery(noun)

    a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)

Webster Dictionary

  1. Veranda(noun)

    an open, roofed gallery or portico, adjoining a dwelling house, forming an out-of-door sitting room. See Loggia

  2. Origin: [A word brought by the English from India; of uncertain origin; cf. Skr. varaa, Pg. varanda, Sp. baranda, Malay baranda.]


  1. Veranda

    A veranda or verandah is a roofed opened gallery or porch. The word commonly refers to balconies on cruise ships and some hotel properties. It is also described as an open pillared gallery, generally roofed, built around a central structure. A veranda is often partly enclosed by a railing and frequently extends across the front and sides of the structure.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Veranda

    Verandah, ve-ran′da, n. a kind of covered balcony or open portico, with a roof sloping beyond the main building, supported by light pillars. [Hind. varandā, perh. from Pers. barāmadah, a porch—bar, up, āmadan, to come; by others derived from Old Port, varanda, a balcony—vara, a rod—L. vara, a rod.]

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    An open-air enclosure often used as a spoon-holder.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of veranda in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of veranda in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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